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Department of Health in Suwannee County confirms two cases of Pertussis (Whooping Cough)

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SUWANNEE COUNTY – The Florida Department of Health in Suwannee County (DOH-Suwannee) has confirmed two cases of pertussis, or whooping cough, in two unvaccinated children, ages 3 months old and 4 years old. Health officials are encouraging residents to ensure they have been vaccinated against the disease